knickers Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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knickersnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈnɪk.əz/  us   /-ɚz/
B1 UK (US panties) a ​piece of ​underwearworn by women and ​girlscovering the ​area between the ​waist and the ​tops of the ​legs: a ​pair of ​blackcotton knickers US (UK knickerbockers) shortloosetrousers that ​fittightly below the ​knee, ​wornespecially in the past knickers! UK slang humorous an ​exclamation that is used to show that you are ​annoyed, or ​disagree with something someone has said
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knickersplural noun

 us   /ˈnɪk·ərz/
short, ​loosepants that ​fittightly below the ​knee, ​worn esp. in the past Br Knickers are women’s and girl’s underpants .
(Definition of knickers from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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